1. Demi Lovato Took My SoulCycle Virginity

    October 13, 2015 9:21 PM EDT The singer joined a group of journalists to ride to her upcoming album, "Confident." The sweat is pouring off my face as I write this. As a music journalist, it's rare to be physically precipitous while working. Mainly because one of the too-often-true stereotypes about music…

  2. Rewinding the Charts: In 1983, a Risque Video Helped Bonnie Tyler Hit No. 1

    October 01, 2015 9:05 AM EDT The Welsh singer didn't like cavorting with barely dressed boys, but asked director Russell Mulcahy back after she scored a smash. BONNIE TYLER'S WAGNERIAN POWER ballad "Total Eclipse of the Heart" hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 on Oct. 1, 1983, giving the then-32-year…

  3. Billboard Cover: Duran Duran on Pushing the Pop Envelope, Staying Power and Why Harry Styles Is a 'Good Chap'

    July 17, 2015 9:00 AM EDT On a boiling July day at a photo studio in South West London, 56-year-old Duran Duran frontman Simon Le Bon is in full flamboyant mode, mincing and strutting, sucking in his cheekbones and giving what might just be his best sex face. Around him, his bandmates -- drummer Roger Taylor, 55;…

  4. This Week in Billboard Chart History: 25 Years Ago, Garth Brooks Completed 'Dance' to No. 1

    July 13, 2015 8:05 AM EDT In 1990, his classic ballad topped Hot Country Songs. Plus, remembering chart feats by Duran Duran, Don Henley & Miley Cyrus. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. July 13, 1985 A year after scoring its first…

  5. Duran Duran Announces New Album Title, Tour Dates

    June 13, 2015 9:30 PM EDT The group will play its first concerts at the Hollywood Bowl and Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Duran Duran has announced that its new album will be titled Paper Gods . The set will be the band's first in nearly five years, and is due out on September 18 in the U.S. (Sept. 11 outside…

  6. This Week In Billboard Chart History: Beyonce Scores First Solo No. 1

    July 07, 2014 8:05 AM EDT This week in 2003, Beyonce landed her first of five solo Hot 100 leaders with 'Crazy in Love.' Plus, remembering key chart feats for Prince, Starland Vocal Band and Duran Duran Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart…

  7. Duran Duran, Raphael Saadiq Rock the Classics at SXSW Stubb's Show

    March 17, 2011 10:30 AM EDT Thanks to Duran Duran and Raphael Saadiq , the field behind Stubb's Bar-B-Q had a way-back machine kind of feel Wednesday night at South By Southwest -- not that any of those in attendance were complaining, however. Kicking off a world tour in support of its new album, the Mark Ronson …

  8. Coachella 2011 Lineup Announced: Kings of Leon, Kanye West, Strokes Headlining

    January 19, 2011 1:00 AM EST K ings of Leon , Arcade Fire , Kanye West and the Strokes will rock the Indio, Ca. desert this year as the headliners of the 2011 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. The full lineup for the annual festival, which takes place April 15-17 this year, was revealed on the official Coachella…

  9. Faith Hill, Pretenders Playing CMT's 'Crossroads' Super Bowl Episode

    January 18, 2011 10:14 AM EST We won't know who's playing in Super Bowl XLV until late Sunday, but we do know Faith Hill and the Pretenders will meet -- in tandem rather than opposition -- as part of a special Super Bowl episode of CMT's Crossroads series. The two acts will perform live at 10 p.m. ET on Feb…

  10. Hot Tours: Madonna, U2, AC/DC, Idols Live Top Tours Chart

    August 12, 2009 5:41 PM EDT Madonna tops Hot Tours with more totals from "Sticky & Sweet," her world tour that kicked off last August. The shows reported during the most recent tabulation week include the singer's only show in Russia, an outdoor performance in St. Petersburg's Palace Square (Aug.…

  11. This Day in Music

    August 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - As Andy Griggs waits to open a show for Reba McEntire at the Milwaukee State Fair, he gets quite a surprise. A local radio DJ asks the crowd to serenade Griggs in observance of his 27th birthda 2000 - As Andy Griggs waits to open a show for Reba McEntire at the Milwaukee State Fair, he…

  12. Duran Duran Teams With Mark Ronson For Concert

    May 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Duran Duran and hot producer Mark Ronson will join forces on July 2 at Paris' La Cigale for a special concert collaboration. Duran Duran and hot producer Mark Ronson will join forces on July 2 at Paris' La Cigale for a special concert collaboration. Duran keyboardist Nick Rhodes…

  13. Duran Duran Mixes It Up With Ronson, Monkeys

    April 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Duran Duran is eyeing collaborations with two of the hottest young names in British music, the Arctic Monkeys and Mark Ronson. Duran Duran is eyeing collaborations with two of the hottest young names in British music, the Arctic Monkeys and Mark Ronson. As details roll out for the European…

  14. Ask Billboard

    February 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST Keith answers readers' questions on Miley Cyrus, Kelly Clarkson and Duran Duran. Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Keith Caulfield at askbb@billboard.com . 'SEE YOU AGAIN' AND AGAIN Keith, Miley Cyrus' new single, "See You…

  15. Miami's Bang! Music Festival Postponed

    October 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The 2007 Bang! Music Festival, originally scheduled for Nov. 10-11 at Miami's Bayfront Park Amphitheatre, has been "postponed," according to the festival's Web site. The 2007 Bang! Music Festival, originally scheduled for Nov. 10-11 at Miami's Bayfront Park…

  16. Ask Billboard

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith and his readers discuss Pink, the Dixie Chicks and the upcoming Nov. 13 album release face-off. 'DEAD' THE UNDEAD Hello Keith, First off, I love your column and I read it every week. Secondly, I have two questions about Pink. My first question is: Since she is having a…

  17. Kanye, Pumpkins To Headline Bang! Music Festival

    August 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Kanye West and Smashing Pumpkins will headline the 2007 Bang! Music Festival, to be held Nov. 10-11 at Miami's Bayfront Park Amphitheatre. Tickets go on sale Saturday (Sept. 1). Kanye West and Smashing Pumpkins will headline the 2007 Bang! Music Festival, to be held Nov. 10-11 at Miami&…

  18. This Day in Music

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - As Andy Griggs waits to open a show for Reba McEntire at the Milwaukee State Fair, he gets quite a surprise. A local radio DJ asks the crowd to serenade Griggs in observance of his 27th birthda 2000 - As Andy Griggs waits to open a show for Reba McEntire at the Milwaukee State Fair, he…

  19. Kanye, Rod Stewart Join Princess Di Concert Bill

    April 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Kanye West, Rod Stewart, Lily Allen and Status Quo are among the eight artists added to the lineup for a summer concert at London's new Wembley Stadium to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Princess Kanye West, Rod Stewart, Lily Allen and Status Quo are among the eight artists added to…

  20. Top Stars Sign On For Princess Diana Tribute

    December 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST Duran Duran, Bryan Ferry, Elton John, Joss Stone and Pharrell Williams head the lineup of performers confirmed for a concert at the new London Wembley Stadium next summer to celebrate the life of the Duran Duran, Bryan Ferry, Elton John, Joss Stone and Pharrell Williams head the lineup of…

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